interactive investor vs IG

Updated 23rd July 2022

interactive investor
 
IG
 
Overview
Description
Trade 40,000+ US, UK, & global shares, funds, trusts, and ETFs with a flat fee structure.Trade a wide range of asset classes across thousands of markets.
Basics
Account Funding Options
Bank transfer, Debit cardBank transfer, credit card, debit card
Advisory Services
NoYes
Apps
Android, iOSAndroid, iOS
Company Founded
19951974
Company Headquarters
Manchester, EnglandLondon, England
Minimum Age
18 years18 years
Minimum Deposit
£0.00£0.00
Minimum Trade
No minimum trade requiredNo minimum trade required
Regulator
FCAASIC, FCA, FMA, MAS + more
Signup Bonus Gift
NoneNone
Trading
Copy Trading
NoNo
cTrader Trading
NoNo
ETF Trading
YesYes
Forex Trading
NoYes
Fractional Share Trading
NoNo
Futures Trading
NoYes
MetaTrader 4 Trading
NoYes
MetaTrader 5 Trading
NoNo
Mutual Funds Trading
YesNo
Options Trading
NoYes
OTCBB / Pink Sheets
NoNo
Paper Trading
NoYes
Penny Stock Trading
NoYes
Social Trading
NoNo
Stock Trading
YesYes
Tradable Assets
Bonds, ETFs, Funds, StocksBonds, Commodities, Crypto, ETFs, Forex, Shares, Share CFDs
Tradable Markets
Asian markets, ASX, European markets, LSE, NASDAQ, NYSEASX, DAX, LSE, ISEQ, NASDAQ, NYSE and more
Fees
Broker Assisted Trades Fee
N/A£20.00
Brokerage Fee
£7.99£0.00
Domestic Wire Transfer Fee
£0.00£0.00
ETF Trade Fee
£12.00£6.50
Funds Withdrawal Fee (Partial)
£0.00£0.00
Funds Withdrawal Fee (Full)
£0.00£0.00
International Wire Transfer Fee
£0.00£0.00
Mutual Fund Trade Fee
£12.00N/A
Options (Base Fee)
N/A£5.00
Options (Per Contract Fee)
N/AN/A
Paper Confirmation Fee
N/AN/A
Paper Statement Fee
N/AN/A
Returned Wire Fee
N/AN/A
Spread
N/AGet spreads from 1 point on the FTSE 100 and Germany 30, and US Crude spreads from just 2.8 points.
Stock Certificate Delivery Fee
N/AN/A
Stock Certificate Processing Fee
N/A£135.00
Stock Trade Fee
£12.00£0.00
Order types
Order Type (Contingent)
NoYes
Order Type (Limit)
YesYes
Order Type (Market)
YesYes
Order Type (One Cancels The Other)
NoNo
Order Type (One Triggers and One Cancels The Other)
NoNo
Order Type (One Triggers The Other)
NoNo
Order Type (Stop)
YesYes
Order Type (Trailing Stop)
NoYes
Customer service
24/7 Support
NoYes
Email Support
YesYes
Live Chat Support
NoYes
Phone Support
YesYes